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United States Air Force Academy in El Paso County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

13th Bomb Squadron Association (Korea)

 
 
13th Bomb Squadron Association (Korea) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 13th Bomb Squadron Association (Korea) Marker
Inscription.  

In honor and memory of those gallant members of the
13th Bomb Squadron; Light, Night Intruder,
who performed their duties — and gave their lives
in defense of freedom during the Korean War.
25 June 1950 to 27 July 1953

Iwakuni, Japan • Kunsan, Korea

May their heroic efforts, sacrifices and devotion
to duty be ever remembered.

Dedicated June 1990


 
Erected 1990.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, Korean.
 
Location. 39° 0.978′ N, 104° 51.321′ W. Marker is in United States Air Force Academy, Colorado, in El Paso County. Marker is in the United States Air Force Academy Cemetery, on Parade Loop west of Stadium Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: USAF Academy CO 80840, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pearl Harbor Survivors Association (here, next to this marker); 357th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); 474th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); P51 Mustang Pilots Association
13th Bomb Squadron Association (Korea) Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 13th Bomb Squadron Association (Korea) Marker on Memorial Wall
(here, next to this marker); 5th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 19th Troop Carrier Squadron (here, next to this marker); 64th Fighter Squadron (here, next to this marker); 48th Fighter-Bomber Wing (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in United States Air Force Academy.
 
More about this marker. Must have a valid ID to enter the USAF Academy grounds.
 
Also see . . .  13th Bomb Squadron Association. Association website (Submitted on December 31, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
13th BOMB SQUADRON, Kunsan Air Base, Korea, Douglas B-26 Invaders image. Click for full size.
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3. 13th BOMB SQUADRON, Kunsan Air Base, Korea, Douglas B-26 Invaders
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 31, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 27 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on January 15, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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